Clinical Associate Professor, Educational Psychology
Office#: 107 J Harrington Office Building
Mail Stop: 4225
Office Phone: (979) 862-4612
Primary Emphasis Area: Bilingual Education
Vita: View Document
Office Hours
Monday     10-11 a.m. & 1:45 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday     10-11 a.m. & 1:45 2:30 p.m.
Friday     First & Third 1-2 p.m.
Research Interests
Language brokering
Oral proficiency
Teacher effectiveness
Teacher preparation
Vocabulary development within the field of bilingual education
Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Irby, B., Walichowski, M. & Cherry, C. (2017). Involving undergraduate students in research: An examination of best-practices and recommendations from Texas A&M University’s College of Education and Human Development. “In. Cook, P. (Ed.), An exploration of Educational Trends (V2): A Symposium in Belize, Central America (pp. 178 – 186). Nebraska: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

2. Walichowski, M. (2016, January/February) (print& web). Elegant motherhood explained: Are the words motherhood and elegance compatible? Society Diaries, p. 56-57

3. *Yang, P., Tong, F., Irby, B., Lara-Alecio, R., *Ramos, N., & Walichowski, M. (2016). The effect of storytelling and retelling on oral performance of elementary students in English as foreign language (EFL) program: A exploratory study in Mainland China and Taiwan. Asian Journal of Education and Training, 2(1), 23-33. doi: 10.20448/journal.522/2016.2.1/522.1.23.33 *

4. Pollard-Durodola, S. D., Gonzalez, J. E., Simmons, D. C., Simmons, L., & Nava-Walichowski, M. (2011). Using knowledge networks to develop preschoolers' content vocabulary. The Reading Teacher. 65, (4), 259-269

5. Walichowski, M. (2010). Texas A&M Bilingual Programs' Undergraduate Handbook (Revised), College Station: Texas A& M University

6. Walichowski, M., Mahadevan, L., Peterson, R. L. & George, S. (2010). Working with English Language Learners- Best Practices for CTE and Secondary Teachers.

* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

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(2017). 2017 Reicepient of the EPSY UG Student Mentoring.  Award by department

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